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Snow at Arapaho Rose Alpacas

Karen Kelly is at Arapaho Rose Alpacas. February 23 · Redding · A little late in posting but here are a few pictures from the snow storm. Live oak just can’t take the snow. Lost 20-30 trees and as many BIG limbs. Was without power for 5 1/2 days. About 300 foot of phone line… Read more »

Meet Asia

Here is the much awaited first cria of the season. Asia has broken the boy pattern and hopefully has started the new phase of female crias. The last three year all the crias have been male. They have all been outstanding but you can only have so many studs. Asia is a medium rose gray… Read more »

Lambtown 2016

Come visit us at Lambtown in Dixon next weekend October 1 and 2, 2016. It’s a wonderful fiber festival at the Dixon May Fairgrounds. Looks like lots of vendors this year.

2016 National Alpaca Farm Days

What a wonderful day. We had over 600 visitors. They were able to walk through the pastures and visit with the alpacas. We were giving talks and Steve and Lin from Lassen View Alpacas were here to help and talk alpacas to the attendees. Fiber Artist were demonstrating spinning, weaving, carding and bobbin lace. Hot… Read more »

National Alpaca Farm Days

Saturday September 24, 2016 Come Join Us It’s Fun and it’s FREE! Join us for our 6th annual open house on National Alpaca Farm Days. We are joining alpaca ranchers across the US and Canada opening our ranch so you can meet the alpacas face to face. Walk through our pastures and experience the gentle… Read more »

Open Farm Days- Shearing a day at the spa for alpacas

Join us on Saturday, March 26,2016 from 10 AM to 3 PM Rain or Shine LEARN about alpacas. WATCH the annual harvest/shearing of their fiber. SEE fiber artists processing the fiber. SHOP in the boutique for alpaca products and gifts. ASK about our SPRING ALPACA SALE ENJOY a beautiful day in the country. Where: Arapaho… Read more »

Weave a Scarf Class

I want to thank Colleen for the great class on weaving a scarf. Fun was had by all and some beautiful scarves where created.

West Coast Alpaca Fleece Show 2015

This is the third time I have hosted a fleece show in my garage. It’s also a great way to be sure the garage gets cleaned at least once a year. The good news is the fleece show was only a week before the Open Ranch and National Alpaca Farm days. This cleaning is a… Read more »

Honey Bee Festival 2015

This is the 6th year we have participated in this festival. The festival staff came by and told us that people are calling them to make sure the alpacas will be here this year. 🙂

California Classic Roundup Alpaca & Fiber Show

April 11 & 12, 2015 Dixon Fairgrounds, Dixon CA F R E E A D M I S S I O N !! You and your family are invited to the Tenth Annual California Classic Alpaca & Fiber Show. CALPACA returns the Premier California Alpaca Show again this year to the DIXON Fairgrounds April 11… Read more »